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    Buchenwald 31 graphic iconThis tragic LEDE relates efforts by my brother and sister to destroy my father’s heritage as the commanding officer of the first American medical company to enter Buchenwald.  Robert Schwartz’s pictures rot in a safe in Boston. My wife and I  fight in the courts to get these preserved and released into the public domain before all the survivors die and can no longer see the pictures from April 1945.

Archive for June, 2017

June 24th, 2017 - 11:00 pm § in Misc.

BREAKING NEWS: 6/25

How The Senate Health Care Bill Could Disrupt The Insurance Market “If you can get insurance after you get sick, you will,” Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., told NBC’s Today Show. “And without the individual mandate, that sort of adverse selection, the death spiral, the elevated premiu[...]

June 24th, 2017 - 5:31 pm § in Misc.

Kushner Lights Fires Under Israeli:Palestinian Conflict

Abbas was supposedly furious with the president’s son-in-law after Kushner relayed Netanyahu’s demands with no movement on new settlements in illegal areas of the West Bank but the immediate halt of payments to terrorists and their families.  Abbas angrily accused Kushner and Trump̵[...]

June 24th, 2017 - 8:47 am § in Misc.

Have a Bud

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June 24th, 2017 - 8:38 am § in Misc.

PHOTOGRAPHY

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June 23rd, 2017 - 9:49 pm § in Misc.

BREAKING NEWS: 6/24

US releases photos showing ‘unsafe’ intercept by Russian jet over Baltic Arab states want obedience from Qatar, alternative is parting ways – UAE minister Amid chaos of Duterte’s drug war in the Philippines, police allegedly hold people for ransom RAND PAUL: Insurance should be available for[...]

June 23rd, 2017 - 8:55 pm § in Misc.

Chart: Washington’s giver and taker counties

Unless you live in Columbia, King, Kittitas, San Juan, or Skagit County, you’re getting more from the state than you’re paying in state taxes. If you live in Seattle, over a third of your state taxes go elsewhere. Here’s the breakdown (click on image to enlarge):[...]

June 23rd, 2017 - 10:09 am § in Donald Trump, Foreign Affairs, Hypocrisy, Jefferson, Politics

Is Freedom of the Press the Real Reason for the Trump-Led Alliance of Arab States Expulsion of Qatar?

Reporters Without Borders condemn the crackdown on Al Jazeera. “We are really worried about the implication and consequences of such requirements if it will ever be implemented,” said Alexandra El Khazen, head of Middle East and North Africa desk at Reporters Without Borders. Saudi Arab[...]

June 23rd, 2017 - 4:47 am § in Misc.

Typewriter Patented

1868 Christopher Latham Sholes received a patent for an invention he called the “Type-Writer.”[...]

June 23rd, 2017 - 1:54 am § in Misc.

AFTER BREXIT: Soros predicts mounting debt and falling living standards for Britons.

George Soros warns Brexit is ‘lose-lose’ scenario for Brits and Europeans “The fact is that Brexit is a lose-lose proposition, harmful both to Britain and the European Union. It cannot be undone, but people can change their minds. Apparently, this is happening.  Economic reality is be[...]